Provinces, SANA- The Army and Armed forces continued its mission in fighting terrorism in several provinces of the country, re-establishing control over areas, eliminating terrorists and destroying their hideouts and weaponry.
An army unit carried out intensive operation on gatherings for ISIS terrorists in al-Bghailiye village in Deir Ezzor western countryside, re-establishing control over al-Ruwad association houses, which constitute the highest point in the village, a field source told SANA on Monday.
On Saturday, ISIS terrorists infiltrated to al-Bghailiye village and committed a massacre, claiming the lives of around 300 civilians, most of them women, children, and elderly people.
The army combed the houses and removed explosive devices and bombs planted by ISIS terrorists before being killed and their arms and weaponry destroyed.
Meanwhile, other army units destroyed positions for ISIS terrorists in the villages of al-Hissan and al-Gneineh and in the surrounding of Ayash village in Deir Ezzor western countryside and inflicted heavy losses upon the terrorists in personnel and weaponry.
In Deir Ezzor city, an army unit clashed with ISIS terrorists who infiltrated the vicinity of al-Rashediyeh neighborhood, killing and injuring many of them and forcing others to flee.
The army advanced in eastern al-Ghouta in Damascus countryside, having control on a number of buildings and farms to the east of Harasta highway.
Army units also seized a net of tunnels used by terrorists, killing and injuring a number of them.
An Army and Armed Forces unit carried out a special operation which resulted in destroying a tunnel which was used by terrorists for infiltration and transporting munitions along with all the terrorists and munitions inside it in Salah-Eddin neighborhood in Aleppo city, a military source told SANA.
The source said that army operations against gatherings of terrorist organizations in al-Layramoun, Bustan al-Basha, the Old City, al-Jaberiyeh and al-Sheikh Saed neighborhoods in Aleppo city resulted in killing a number of terrorists and injuring others, in addition to destroying their fortified sites and dens.
In Aleppo countryside, an army unit carried out an operation in al-Mansoura village 10 kilometers west of Aleppo city, which resulted in killing a number of terrorists and destroying their vehicles, arms, and munitions.
Meanwhile, sources on the ground said that popular defense committees in Nubol and al-Zaharaa towns destroyed a tank used by terrorists with a guided missile on the road between Mayer and Kfen villages in the northern countryside of the province.
The army ambushed a terrorist group in Talf village in Hama south-western countryside, killing 25 terrorists.
In the southern province of Daraa, army units destroyed 4 vehicles and two mortar launchers for terrorist organizations in al-Nuaimeh townand Daraa al-Balad neighborhoods in the province.